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Abel Wolman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0105
Abstract

Abel Wolman was an American inventor, scientist, professor and pioneer of modern sanitary engineering. The papers trace Abel Wolman's active career as teacher, consulting engineer and advisor to local, national, and international agencies and include correspondence, documents, and files documenting his various activities from 1901-1989.

Dates: 1901 - 1989

A.D. Emmart papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0068
Abstract

A.D. Emmart was a journalist at The Baltimore Sun newspaper in Baltimore, Maryland from 1924 to 1972. Included in the collection is a scrapbook containing his editorial writings from 1927 to 1934, book reviews and art criticisms from 1928 to 1960, and many articles from his assignments in Russia from 1928 to 1933, and London in the 1940s.

Dates: 1923-1972

Blanche D. Coll papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0376
Abstract

Blanche D. Coll (1916-2003) was an author and historian whose main area of research was the history of social welfare in the United States. Collection ranges in dates spanning 1908, the 1930s, and 1969 and consists of 26 photographs; two published volumes of Mary E. Richmond, a founder of modern social work; Coll's thesis; an oral history transcript; and four audio tapes.

Dates: 1900s; 1930s; 1969

Charles Carroll collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0363
Abstract Charles Carroll of Carrollton was born in Annapolis, MD on September 30, 1737. He was a member of the (Revolutionary) Maryland Convention (1774-1776), a member of the Continental Congress (1776-1778), and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. The Charles Carroll collection is an artificial collection formed by both original and copied letters and documents, some related to the interests of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, and others related to persons and events important during the...
Dates: 1700-1971; Majority of material found within 1776 - 1867

Civil War newspaper scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0480
Abstract

A collection of newspaper clippings dealing with the events of the first year of the Civil War, 1861.

Dates: 1861

Edward E. Ayer typescript memoir

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0719
Abstract Edward Everett Ayer (1841-1927) was an American business magnate, best remembered for the endowments of his substantial collections of books and original manuscripts to the Newberry Library and Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. He had over time built an immense fortune out of supplying timber to the 19th century's fast-growing railroad industry. The collection contains a bound volume of a memoir written by Ayer, titled Reminiscences and Travels of Edward E....
Dates: circa 1924

Edward Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0149
Scope and Contents Papers consist largely of Edward Spencer's personal papers although there are some papers of his parents and of his grandson Gellert S. Alleman. Edward Spencer's papers relate to his literary career. The earliest papers are school notebooks from the Trinity School in Baltimore (1848-49) and Princeton University (1853-58). Spencer reused his student notebooks for his later literary work so some of these notebooks also contain his stories. Also in the papers are notebooks and drafts of...
Dates: 1803-1960

Edwin Booth papers

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0253
Scope and Contents

Collection consists largely of clippings related to Edwin Booth and other 19th century actors. Booth items include notice of a birthday celebration in Baltimore (1898), and the dedication of a memorial window in a church in New York City (1898). Also included are orbituaries of other actors of the period: Stuart Robson, John Sleeper Clarke and Creston Clarke. A photograph of John Wilkes Booth and a clipping describing Greenmount cemetery, where Booth is buried.

Dates: 1890-1940

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0103
Abstract

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull (1872-1927) was a musician who helped create both the Johns Hopkins University and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. The collection spans the years 1881-1971 and consists of approximately 400 letters, photographs, loose newspaper clippings, juvenile notebooks, and 13 scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to musical, social, or other events.

Dates: 1881-1971

Family and Children's Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0360
Scope and Contents The collection spans the years, 1849-1977, and is a study of the Family and Children's Society and its predecessor agencies in Baltimore, MD. The history materials, office files, and financial records provide a remarkable record of more than a century of charity work in an American city. The collection does not include any references to the most recent merger completed in 1985 from which the Society became known as Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland. The collection...
Dates: 1849-1977

Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0738
Abstract Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. contributed over fifty years of service to The Johns Hopkins University as a student, faculty member and administrator. The personal papers of Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr., spanning the years 1924 to 1986, include professional publications, lectures, addresses, and class and seminar notes. There are also records pertaining to Hamburger's service as Director of Centennial Planning for The Johns Hopkins University, records concerning the founding of the Archives, and files...
Dates: 1924-1986

Francese Hubbard Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Contents This small collection gives a glimpse of the literary life of Baltimore in the late nineteenth century. Francese Turnbull was an author and patron of the arts. This collection is not her complete papers but deals with two of her interests: the patronage of Sidney Lanier and her membership in the Woman's Literary Club of Baltimore. The material on Lanier briefly describes the Turnbull's friendship with Sidney and Mary Day Lanier and details some of the activities the...
Dates: 1870-1927

Francis T. King reminiscences

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0322
Abstract

Collection consists of a holographic manuscript (14 pages) of Francis T. King spanning the years 1826-1843, along with a typescript translation.

Dates: 1826-1843

George Herberton Evans papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0455
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of correspondence, both incoming and outgoing, and subject files related to Evans's work and research. The material spans 1927-1960 and thus covers the bulk of his career. The collection was originally in Eagle file boxes, primarily in chronological segments divided alphabetically; the file box headings were transferred to the file folders. For the most part, the divisions were chronological; however, there was also a group of papers labeled "Committees and...
Dates: 1927-1960

John G. A. Pocock papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0425
Abstract

This collection contains lectures, speeches and writings; reprints; book manuscripts; and the conference papers of John G. A. Pocock, a historian of political thought and professor emeritus at Johns Hopkins University. His papers spans the years of 1962 to 2017, with the majority of the materials dating from Pocock's time at Hopkins. This holding notably includes his handwritten manuscripts of Barbarism and Religion (1999).

Dates: 1962-2017

John Weatherburn collection

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0044
Abstract

John Weatherburn was born in the village of Kenton, England, April 23, 1750 and immigrated to the United States in 1772. The collection consists of a diary, letterbook, daybook, and two journals of Baltimore merchant, John Weatherburn ranging from 1766-1816.

Dates: 1766-1816

Kent D. Currie papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0556
Abstract

Kent D. Currie was a printer and typographer who lived in Baltimore, Maryland. The bulk of the collection is formed by Currie's collection of type samples. It includes brochures from Europe, in particular Holland and United States, with a significant attention to Baltimorean type designers. Noteworthy is also Currie's correspondence. The papers span the 1920s to 1950s.

Dates: 1920s-1950s

Margaret Donaldson Boehm papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0044-a
Abstract Margaret Donaldson Boehm was born in Baltimore, MD in 1894. She attended Roland Park Country School and later The Johns Hopkins University where she was a student of Arthur O. Lovejoy, professor of Philosophy. The collection consists of 47 diaries (1910-1956) of Margaret Donaldson Boehm; one diary (1883) of her father, G. Herbert Boehm; letters (1928-1951) of Henry Woodd Nevinson and his wife, Evelyn Sharp; and a copy of Miss Boehm's master's essay (1925), "The Conception of Pride in 17th...
Dates: 1883-1956

Martin L. Millspaugh papers on Urban Planning and Development

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0630
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of the personal papers of Martin L. Millspaugh from 1947-2014 (bulk 1953-2011), a Baltimore, Maryland based international real estate developer and consultant. The majority of the collection consists of working and research files related to the field of urban economic development and a number of major urban development projects, most notably the Charles Center – Inner Harbor (CC-IH) projects in Baltimore, Maryland. The collection also contains files dating from...
Dates: 1947-2014; Majority of material found within 1953 - 2011

Merryman-Crane family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0073
Abstract

The Merryman-Crane family papers document the nineteenth century life of two families of enslavers related by marriage, one centered in Richmond, Virginia, and the other in Baltimore County, Maryland. The Merryman family papers consist of land deeds, legal documents, and correspondence spanning 1742-1908 The Crane Family papers consist of correspondence, poetry, prose, and financial documents. The material spans 1821-1908 but mainly dates from 1850-1890.

Dates: 1742-1908

Nathan Bryllion Fagin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0065
Abstract

Nathan Bryllion Fagin taught at Johns Hopkins in the early 20th century. The collection consists of correspondence with Fagin's literary friends and colleagues; materials relating to the Moscow Theatre Festival of 1932; papers and course outlines from his teaching career at Johns Hopkins University dating from 1925 to 1951.

Dates: 1925-1951

Neil A. Grauer Blue Jay collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0386
Abstract

Neil Albert Grauer (born 1947) was a journalist and editorial cartoonist. The collection of Neil A. Grauer consists of memorabilia ranging in date from 1966 to 2016 the features the Blue Jay logo designed by Grauer for the use of athletic teams at The Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1966-2016

Samson Feldman cartoons

 Collection
Identifier: CC-004
Abstract

Samson Feldman (circa 1901-1983) began submitting political cartoons to The Baltimore Sun after graduating from Baltimore City College. This collection contains 33 printed cartoons that were published in The Evening Sun editions of The Baltimore Sun from 1917 to 1918. The collection also includes one photograph of Feldman from circa 1966. This collection does not include original art work.

Dates: 1917-1918, circa 1966

Saul collection of theater programs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0224
Scope and Contents The collection consists of four series, spanning the years from the 1950's through the 1980's. The series are theatrical performances, symphony, opera, and dance. The playbills, programs, and souvenir programs which form the collection reflect the major stage productions of drama, musical comedy, dance, opera, and the symphony for that period. Most of the collection is from American stages but European cities of London, Paris, and Dublin are represented.Over 250 Playbills from New...
Dates: 1951-1989

Sesquicentennial of Baltimore collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0139
Abstract

The collection consists of letters from out-of-town guests as well as Baltimoreans regarding attendance at the sesquicentennial celebration.

Dates: 1880

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Charity Organization Society of Baltimore City 2
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Lanier, Charles D. (Charles Day), 1868-1945 2
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 2
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 2
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 2
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 2
Thomas, Douglas H. (Douglas Hamilton) 2
Agle, Nan Hayden 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Alleman, Gellert Spencer, 1913- 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Water Works Association 1
Ansorge, Conrad, 1862-1930 1
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 1
Artôt, Désirée, 1835-1907 1
Auer, Leopold, 1845-1930 1
Ayer, Edward Everett, 1841-1927 1
Baltimore (Md.). Department of Housing and Community Development 1
Baltimore (Md.). Urban Renewal and Housing Agency 1
Baltimore Association for the Improvement of the Condition of the Poor 1
Barney, Joshua, 1759-1818 1
Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898 1
Birckhead, Hugh, -1929 1
Bispham, David Scull, 1857-1921 1
Boehm, G. Herbert 1
Boehm, Margaret Donaldson, 1894- 1
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet 1
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 1
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865 1
Borden, Lizzie, 1860-1927 1
Brackett, Jeffrey R. (Jeffrey Richardson), 1860-1949 1
Brandt, Marianne, 1842-1921 1
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986 1
Brown, Mary Willcox 1
Brunetière, Ferdinand, 1849-1906 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 1
Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797‏ 1
Cambridge University Press 1
Campbell, Bernard U. 1
Carroll family 1
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 1
Carroll, Charles, 1775-1825 1
Centennial Celebration 1
Chapman, Ross McC. 1
Charles Center (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Charles Center-Inner Harbor Management Inc. 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Clarke, Creston, 1865-1910 1
Clarke, John S. (John Sleeper), 1833-1899 1
Cloud, Virginia Woodward, 1861-1938 1
Coll, Blanche D. 1
Conference for the Study of Political Thought 1
Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 1
Crane Family 1
Crane, Clara Merryman, 1845-1909 1
Crane, Henry Ryland, 1845-1899 1
Crane, Isabella, 1894- 1
Crane, James Campbell, 1803-1856 1
Cullen, Thomas Stephen, 1868-1953 1
Currie, Kent D. 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Damrosch, Walter, 1862-1950 1
De Gubernatis, Angelo, 1840-1913 1
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 1
Delano, Frederic Adrian, 1863-1953 1
Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Dohme, A. R. L. 1
Doughoregon Manor 1
Draeseke, Felix, 1835-1913 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company 1
Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924 1
Eisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985 1
Electric Sewing Machine Society 1
Emmart, A.D., 1902-1973 1
Ender, Edward S. 1
Engel, Carl, 1883-1944 1
Enterprise Development Company 1
Ernst, Heinrich Wilhelm, 1814-1865 1
Evans, George Herberton, 1900-1979 1
Ewell, Richard Stoddert, 1817-1872 1
Fagin, Nathan Bryllion, 1892-1971 1
Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland 1
Family and Children's Society (Baltimore, Md.) 1
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Feldman, Samson, approximately 1901-1983 1
Field Museum of Natural History 1
Fields, Artur 1
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